Canoe Building Materials
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Basswood Accent Strips
Premium white basswood accents strips, machined with bead and cove edge. The basswood strips (called Linden wood in Europe) are used to create a feature line (es) when mixed with...
Brass Stem Bands for Canoe (Pair)
48" x 3/8" wide - partially shaped and drilled (pair) half oval shape. The stem bands are fastened with 3/4" # 4 brass screws [not supplied] (flat or oval head)...
C.N.C. Canoe Molds
CNC technology makes for accurate cutting of the all important station molds. A powerful vacuum holds the 4' x 8' sheet of 5/8" thick particle board locked in place while...
Canoe Seats - Machine-Caned
Our 10" x 34" canoe seats are made from ash and assembled with mortice and tenon joinery. Extremely durable and rugged, they remain comfortable even on longer trips. This package includes stainless...
Canoe Seats - Hand-Caned
Our 10" x 34" seat frames are made of Ontario hardwoods (available in white ash or black cherry) with mortice and tenon joinery. The weaving, in traditional Double Diamond pattern,...
All the strips measure 1/4" x 13/16"; all are clear Western Red Cedar, vertical grain, full length and milled so that the 8 strips from any one board are packaged together...
These carrying yokes are a 'must' if your canoeing involves any portaging. They are our own custom design (well travelled over the years!) and deeply dished so the weight of...
The epoxy package we use includes premium quality West System® products because we know the system is reliable, as safe as possible and will do the best job in the...
Extra Bundle of 8 Strips (Needed for Nomad & Prospector)
ONE bundle of 8 bead and cove strips (Extra Strips) This bundle is required for for large girth canoes (17' Nomad and 16' Prospector designs) UNLESS you have ordered, for...
Fiberglass Cloth - 60" Wide x 6 oz. (rolled and boxed)
We understand the importance of supplying you with cloth that is free of wrinkles and carefully packaged. Applying the glass and epoxy is one of the steps that can get...
Geometric Pattern Kit
These designs were inspired by the art work of America's southwest Navajo people; the patterns just seemed to fit in with our various watercraft. The kit consists of 32 pieces all...
Gunwales for Canoes (supplied full length for all designs)
4 piece gunwale set - inners ( 3/4" x 7/8" x length) and outers (5/8" x 7/8" x length). Clear, straight grain, white ash, air dried We supply air dried wood...
Canoe Hardware Package
Our usual package contains 100 - 1"1/4" #8 Silicon Bronze flathead, square drive wood screws used to attach outwales (assuming inner gunwales 7/8" wide and outer gunwales 5/8" or 3/4" wide). We...
Keel for Canoe
To keel or not to keel; now, that is a question often asked of us Contrary to an oft repeated statement, keels do not make your canoe "go in a...
Seat Suspension Bridges
The seat "bridges" came about because the traditional dowel posts allowed the seats to sway when one paddled a canoe. There are different length "legs" on the bridges to allow...
Necessary if kit components are being shipped to you by highway trailer or air cargo.3/8" wall, 6" inner diameter x length of strips with end caps.
The short thwarts A.K.A. lift handles are mounted below the inwale about 5 inches behind the deck (assuming a deck uo 12" long). They are mounted with a pair of...
Stem Stock for a Canoe
Inner and outer stems for one canoe. 12 pieces 1/4" x 7/8" x 48" planed 2 faces; generally the outer stem is a mix of ash, white cedar and cherry; the...
Thwart (Regular or Narrow)
Available in ash or black cherry - 32" or 34" long Includes mounting hardware (4 brass or carriage bolts) The thwarts MUST be mounted at the BALANCE POINT of the...
Pettit Hi-Build Varnish
Pettit Hi-Build is our first choice for marine varnish. Its protective qualities and beautiful finish make it ideal for canoes, kayaks, and small boats. Ted recommends reapplying varnish every four...